Editor’s Note: We’ll be running the article recommendations of our friends at TNR Reader each afternoon on The Plank, just in time to print out or save for your commute home. Enjoy!
The power of a short story: This one ruined a legendary marriage.
The New Yorker | 9 min (2,204 words)
Truth in DARE: To Understand American English, one must look to the Dictionary of American Regional English.
The American Scholar | 4 min (1,004 words)